Residual schizophrenia

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What is residual schizophrenia?

A form of schizophrenia that is characterized by a previous diagnoses of schizophrenia, but no longer having any of the prominent psychotic symptoms. There are some remaining symptoms of the disorder however, such as eccentric behavior, emotional blunting, illogical thinking, or social withdrawal.

Common symptoms reported by people with residual schizophrenia

Common symptoms
How bad it is
What people are taking for it

Reports may be affected by other conditions and/or medication side effects. We ask about general symptoms (anxious mood, depressed mood, insomnia, fatigue, and pain) regardless of condition.
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Treatments taken by people with residual schizophrenia

Treatment name(s)
Type
How many have tried
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Neurontin)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
2
Tried for
Anxious mood (1) Depressed mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Adderall)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
Fatigue (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Klonopin)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
Anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Norco)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
Pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Vyvanse)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
Fatigue (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Ativan)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
Anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Latuda)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
Depressed mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Trileptal)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Treatment name(s)

(Invega)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
residual schizophrenia (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Testosterone Cypionate)
Type
Prescription Drug
How many have tried
1
Tried for
Depressed mood (1)

Data from patients with residual schizophrenia, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Compare treatments taken by people with residual schizophrenia

Treatment name(s)
Perceived effectiveness
Side effects
Total evaluations
Tried for
Treatment name(s)

(Neurontin)
Perceived effectiveness
for Anxious mood (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Low Testosterone Oversleeping (too much sleep) 1 more
Total evaluations
4
Tried for
Anxious mood (1) Depressed mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Adderall)
Perceived effectiveness
for Fatigue (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
Fatigue (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Klonopin)
Perceived effectiveness
for Anxious mood (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Headaches
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
Anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Norco)
Perceived effectiveness
for Pain (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
Pain (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Vyvanse)
Perceived effectiveness
for Fatigue (5 evaluations)
Side effects
Bruxism (teeth grinding) Improved cognition 4 more
Total evaluations
5
Tried for
Fatigue (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Ativan)
Perceived effectiveness
for Anxious mood (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Tried for
Anxious mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Latuda)
Perceived effectiveness
for Depressed mood (16 evaluations)
Side effects
Decreased sex drive (libido) Difficulty sleeping through night 7 more
Total evaluations
16
Tried for
Depressed mood (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Trileptal)
Perceived effectiveness
for Depressed mood (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Total evaluations
1
Treatment name(s)

(Invega)
Perceived effectiveness
for residual schizophrenia (1 evaluation)
Side effects
Low Testosterone Prolactin increased
Total evaluations
5
Tried for
residual schizophrenia (1)
Treatment name(s)

(Testosterone Cypionate)
Perceived effectiveness
for Depressed mood (3 evaluations)
Side effects
Total evaluations
3
Tried for
Depressed mood (1)
  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell
  • Severe
  • Moderate
  • Mild
  • None

Data from patients with residual schizophrenia, who reported starting treatments within the last 5 years.
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Who has residual schizophrenia on PatientsLikeMe?


Age
Age Proportion # of patients
<20 0
20s 1
30s 0
40s 1
50s 2
60s 0
70+ 0
Age at first symptom
Age at first symptom Proportion # of patients
0-19 years 2
20-29 years 0
30-39 years 0
40-49 years 1
50-59 years 0
60-69 years 0
70+ years 0

Sex

Distribution of sex

50% Female
50% Male

Diagnosis status
Diagnosis status Proportion # of patients
Diagnosed 2
Not Diagnosed 1

These charts show data from residual schizophrenia patients who have completed their condition history
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